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FedEx’s new Liège-Memphis service to boost TNT networks

FedEx’s new Liège-Memphis service to boost TNT networks

March 21, 2017 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

The FedEx-TNT deal was completed more than a year ago, but the benefits for TNT customers will finally be felt soon in North America. FedEx Express will begin operating a new 777F flight linking Liège, Belgium and Memphis, starting early April 2017. The aircraft will continue on from Memphis enRead More

Air cargo flies high as EU airports post bumper numbers

Air cargo flies high as EU airports post bumper numbers

January 10, 2017 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Starting with the latest numbers from IATA, which wrap up the reporting on November’s performance, the upward trend in air cargo has been confirmed once again. Global airfreight markets registered high demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), that rose by 6.8 percent in November 2016, compared to the sameRead More

CAL Cargo begins operations in Halifax

CAL Cargo begins operations in Halifax

December 16, 2015 at 9:33 pm 0 comments

Who wants fresh lobster? Nova Scotia is known for its bounty of the savory crustaceans, and there will be plenty of it shipped overseas throughout the holiday season. Now Israel-based CAL Cargo Airlines will carry some of the bounty when it begins operations at Halifax Stanfield International Airport this month.Read More

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Ethiopian Cargo moves from Brussels to Maastricht

November 6, 2015 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

Ethiopian Airlines has moved its cargo operations from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Masstricht-Aachen (MST), effective Nov. 1, citing delays on behalf of the Belgian government  to respond to Ethiopian’s request for an extension of Fifth Freedom traffic rights. The carrier had wanted the rights to  fly on to Dubai WorldRead More

Astral Aviation boosts East African freight schedules

Astral Aviation boosts East African freight schedules

October 21, 2015 at 10:36 pm 0 comments

With intra-African load factors increasing on key routes to Juba, Mogadishu and Mwanza, Astral Aviation has added updated its freighter schedule to reflect changes in demand across East Africa. With the closure of the Juba International Airport on weekends, Astral will now operate three weekly frequencies from Nairobi to JubaRead More

Air Partner delivers food to Central African Republic

Air Partner delivers food to Central African Republic

October 5, 2015 at 10:28 pm 0 comments

A 747F flew directly from Liège to Bangui M’Poko International Airport Monday, to deliver vital food supplies in support of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA), a project concerned with the security, humanitarian, human rights and political crisis in the region. Bangui isRead More

CAL Cargo targets Atlanta for pharma

CAL Cargo targets Atlanta for pharma

September 8, 2015 at 9:53 pm 0 comments

Citing interest in Atlanta’s pharmaceuticals business, Israeli-based CAL Cargo Airlines will begin round-trip service from Atlanta to Liège, its home base, beginning Sept. 25. The route will have two weekly rotations from Atlanta to Liège and back to Atlanta. Eyal Zagagi, CEO of the CAL Group, said CAL’s fleet ofRead More

TNT expands to Tunisia

TNT expands to Tunisia

July 31, 2015 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

TNT is now calling on Tunis, the capital city of Tunisia, from its main hub in Liège, with a stop in Marseilles, France. The service will operate five times a week, with arrivals in Tunis every weekday morning, allowing early delivery for goods imported to Tunisia. The return flight willRead More